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12:00 AM 
Theater Talk Joining us are actors Judy Kaye and Michael McGrath now appearing on Broadway in the popular show Nice Work If You Can Get It. They both won Tony Awards for their roles in this popular show, which features the music of George Gershwin. [P]

12:30 AM 
Closer to Truth  "What Would Multiple Universes Mean?"  Is there more than one universe? According to current cosmology, our entire gigantic universe is only one of innumerable universes, each universe like one tiny bubble in a limitless ocean of universes. What could all this mean?. [P]

1:00 AM 
French In Action  "Encounters III"  In the courtyard of the Sorbonne, Robert and Mireille have caught each other's eye. Meanwhile, on an upper floor, Jean-Pierre, the pick- up artist, reveals the tricks of his trade to a not-very appreciative audience. [G]

1:30 AM 
French In Action  "Getting Underway I"  In the courtyard of the Sorbonne. Robert and Mireille finally meet. Just as they are getting to know each other, Mireille rushes off, leaving Robert to contemplate the spring day and write a postcard to his mother. [G]

2:00 AM 
Unfinished Nation  "Battle City"  South needs support of England and France to win war; North needs to maintain status quo. North needs to win militarily; South needs to avoid defeat. Most of American West removed from fighting. Lee appointed commander of Army of Virginia; takes war into Northern territory. Union forces have parade of generals. Battles extremely costly to both sides; Lincoln uses near victory at Antietam to issue Emancipation Proclamation. Both sides resort to draft. [G]

2:30 AM 
Unfinished Nation  "Final Stages"  1863 pivotal year in determining outcome of war. Decisive battles at Vicksburg, Gettysburg, and Chattanooga. Ulysses S. Grant named Commander of Western Theater for Union after victory at Vicksburg. Material superiority of North begins to make a difference. South devastated by Sherman's march through Georgia. Grant and Meade pursue Lee in Virginia in 1864. Vastly outnumbered, Lee holds on behind fortifications at Petersburg; finally surrenders to Lee at Appomattox Courthouse in April of 1865. In military terms, long war is over. [G]

3:00 AM 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "The Behaving Brain"  Investigates the structure and composition of the brain: how neurons function, how information is collected and transmitted, and how chemical reactions determine every thought, feeling, and action. [G]

3:30 AM 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "The Responsive Brain"  Takes a closer look at how the brain, behavior and environment interact and how the brain's structure and functions are changed by stimulation from the social and physical context. [G]

4:00 AM 
Curiosity Quest  "Bed Making"  Most of us sleep on one every night, but have you ever wondered how beds are made? Follow the Curiosity Quest crew and Joel Greene as the venture through the Banner Mattress facility to learn how beds are stitched and sewn together one by one. [P]

4:30 AM 
Biz Kid$  "Have A Plan, Stan!"  Explore the different elements of a business plan and see why it's crucial to develop a plan before you start your business. Meet a teen who opened a snow-cone shack, another who makes and sells candles, and a group who markets self-defense kits. [P]

5:00 AM 
Growing a Greener World  "Attracting Backyard Birds and Wildlife: (Mt. Airy, NC)"  As we spend more time at home, we're enjoying the experience of bringing nature home too. Learn the steps involved to easily attract more wildlife to any yard and certify your yard as a Wildlife Habitat. [P]

5:30 AM 
Wild Kratts  "Whale of a Squid"  Chris and Martin are taking Aviva's sub prototype out for a test drive when it gets sucked into a battle between a Sperm whale and Giant squid, spiraling down into the depths. The brothers want to follow, but their damaged sub can't take that kind of pressure. [P]

6:00 AM 
Ciao Italia  "Mom's Cookies/Biscotti Della Mamma"  Mary Ann visits a Pasticerria in Perugia, Italy to admire the many cookies on display. But none can compare to the ones she makes nella cucina: Mom's Dried Cherry, Cranberry and Pistachio Nut Shortbread Cookies, Mom's Date Nut Bars, and the grand finale; Ligurian Tea Cookies. [P]

6:30 AM 
P. Allen Smith's Garden to Table  "Crazy for Berries"  Allen visits a you-pick-em strawberry operation and then demonstrates how to put the bounty to use in the kitchen in strawberry lemonade. He provides a short history of the "Indian Series" of blackberries and how they were developed and offers ideas for using blueberries in landscaping. [G]

7:00 AM 
Globe Trekker  "Puerto Rico"  Zay visits San Juan, the El Yunque National Forest, the Camuy River Caves National Park and the coffee-producing central highlands. He discovers why Puerto Rico is known as the "island of enchantment," boasting sun-kissed beaches, dramatic mountains, a rich colonial history and distinctive music. [G]

8:00 AM 
This Old House  "Melting Pot"  Kevin and Richard get a taste of culturally diverse Cambridge by visiting what's known locally as "Japan Town." Norm shows how Tom has matched the exterior trim details and how the clapboards are going on over an underlayment that will let them dry out. [P]

8:30 AM 
American Woodshop  "Shaker Style Turned Stools"  [P]

9:00 AM 
P. Allen Smith's Garden Home  "Visual Sensations"  Allen is on the road in this episode. He visits gardens in Oregon to talk gladiolas, and Chicago, to visit the sensational Botanic Gardens. [P]

9:30 AM 
b organic with Michele Beschen  "Aronia Berries"  [P]

10:00 AM 
Sewing with Nancy  "Designer Bags, Part 2"  [P]

10:30 AM 
Jerry Yarnell School of Fine Art  "The Rain Out, Part 1"  Series begins with a new acrylic painting, The Rain Out. Jerry sketches in the basic landscape and begins blocking in the background. [P]

11:00 AM 
Taste of Louisiana with Chef John Folse & Co.: Our Food Heritage  "The Germans of New Orleans, Minden and Robert's Cove"  Germans immigrated to Louisiana in three waves, settling in various areas of the state. Frieda Arwe, Susie Lester and Josie Thevis guide us through their respective German communities in New Orleans, Minden and Robert's Cove. [P]

11:30 AM 
Chef John Besh's New Orleans Oyster Dressing, Cornbread and Crawfish Dressing, and Shrimp and Mirliton Dressing. [P]

12:00 PM 
Great Conversations  "Billy Collins and Garrison Keillor"  Billy Collins, former United States Poet Laureate (2001-2003) and author of nine collections of poetry, including the forthcoming Horoscopes for the Dead: Poems, talks with Garrison Keillor, host and writer of A Prairie Home Companion and The Writer's Almanac. [P]

1:00 PM 
French In Action  "Encounters III"  In the courtyard of the Sorbonne, Robert and Mireille have caught each other's eye. Meanwhile, on an upper floor, Jean-Pierre, the pick- up artist, reveals the tricks of his trade to a not-very appreciative audience. [G]

1:30 PM 
French In Action  "Getting Underway I"  In the courtyard of the Sorbonne. Robert and Mireille finally meet. Just as they are getting to know each other, Mireille rushes off, leaving Robert to contemplate the spring day and write a postcard to his mother. [G]

2:00 PM 
Unfinished Nation  "Battle City"  South needs support of England and France to win war; North needs to maintain status quo. North needs to win militarily; South needs to avoid defeat. Most of American West removed from fighting. Lee appointed commander of Army of Virginia; takes war into Northern territory. Union forces have parade of generals. Battles extremely costly to both sides; Lincoln uses near victory at Antietam to issue Emancipation Proclamation. Both sides resort to draft. [G]

2:30 PM 
Unfinished Nation  "Final Stages"  1863 pivotal year in determining outcome of war. Decisive battles at Vicksburg, Gettysburg, and Chattanooga. Ulysses S. Grant named Commander of Western Theater for Union after victory at Vicksburg. Material superiority of North begins to make a difference. South devastated by Sherman's march through Georgia. Grant and Meade pursue Lee in Virginia in 1864. Vastly outnumbered, Lee holds on behind fortifications at Petersburg; finally surrenders to Lee at Appomattox Courthouse in April of 1865. In military terms, long war is over. [G]

3:00 PM 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "The Behaving Brain"  Investigates the structure and composition of the brain: how neurons function, how information is collected and transmitted, and how chemical reactions determine every thought, feeling, and action. [G]

3:30 PM 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "The Responsive Brain"  Takes a closer look at how the brain, behavior and environment interact and how the brain's structure and functions are changed by stimulation from the social and physical context. [G]

4:00 PM 
Curiosity Quest  "Bed Making"  Most of us sleep on one every night, but have you ever wondered how beds are made? Follow the Curiosity Quest crew and Joel Greene as the venture through the Banner Mattress facility to learn how beds are stitched and sewn together one by one. [P]

4:30 PM 
Biz Kid$  "Have A Plan, Stan!"  Explore the different elements of a business plan and see why it's crucial to develop a plan before you start your business. Meet a teen who opened a snow-cone shack, another who makes and sells candles, and a group who markets self-defense kits. [P]

5:00 PM 
The Electric Company  "The Great Compromise"  The Electric Company and the Pranksters have to work together to preserve their ability to use their special powers in the neighborhood. [P]

5:30 PM 
Cyberchase  "Blowin' in the Wind"  Hacker pursues a career as a singing idol and goes on tour, leaving behind a book that contains the secret to curing Motherboard's virus, buried in the windiest place on the Northern Frontier. Slider and the CyberSquad are determined to find it. [P]

6:00 PM 
Lidia's Italy In America  "Kansas City: Italian American Steak In Kansas City"  [P]

6:30 PM 

7:00 PM 
Clodagh's Irish Food Trails  "Into The West - Galway, Mayo and Sligo"  [P]

7:30 PM 
Pati's Mexican Table  "Classic Mexican Food Battles"  [P]

8:00 PM 
This Old House  "Melting Pot"  Kevin and Richard get a taste of culturally diverse Cambridge by visiting what's known locally as "Japan Town." Norm shows how Tom has matched the exterior trim details and how the clapboards are going on over an underlayment that will let them dry out. [P]

8:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "London: Mod and Trad"  Rick checks out the Millennium Bridge, banters with Beefeaters at the Tower of London and strolls trendy South Bank. [G]

9:00 PM 
Travelscope  "Zambia River Adventure"  Joseph "roughs it" in a swank safari camp on the shore of the great Zambezi river within ear shot of hippos and elephants and then heads south to stand on historic Livingstone Island at the edge of thundering Victoria Falls. [P]

9:30 PM 
Lidia's Italy In America  "Kansas City: Italian American Steak In Kansas City"  [P]

10:00 PM 

10:30 PM 
Simply Ming  "Lemongrass & Extra Virgin Olive Oil"  [P]

11:00 PM 
Taste of Louisiana with Chef John Folse & Co.: Our Food Heritage  "The Germans of New Orleans, Minden and Robert's Cove"  Germans immigrated to Louisiana in three waves, settling in various areas of the state. Frieda Arwe, Susie Lester and Josie Thevis guide us through their respective German communities in New Orleans, Minden and Robert's Cove. [P]

11:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "London: Mod and Trad"  Rick checks out the Millennium Bridge, banters with Beefeaters at the Tower of London and strolls trendy South Bank. [G]


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